Kankakee SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
10
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
4
Commute
8.5

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Kankakee, Illinois Info Snack

Kankakee /kękki/ is a city in and the county seat of Kankakee County, Illinois, United States. The city's name is probably derived from the Miami-Illinois word teeyaahkiki, meaning: "Open country/exposed land/land in open/land exposed to view," in reference to the area's prior status as a marsh. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 27,537. Kankakee is a principal city of the Kankakee-Bourbonnais-Bradley Metropolitan Statistical Area
Population
26,036
Unemployment
12.5%
Poverty
32.1%
Median Home
$85,800
Median Income
$35,601
Median Rent
$786

Rankings for Kankakee in Illinois

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Map Of Kankakee, IL

Population over time in Kankakee

Year Population % Change
2017 26,036 -1.5%
2016 26,424 -1.5%
2015 26,821 -1.2%
2014 27,145 -1.0%
2013 27,412 -0.5%
2012 27,560 -0.6%
2011 27,735 0.5%
2010 27,598 -

Crime in Kankakee Per 100k

Crime Kankakee IL USA
Violent Crime 799.5 438.8 382.9
Murder 22.8 7.8 5.3
Robbery 258.9 137.2 98.0
Aggravated Assault 384.5 250.4 248.9
Property Crime 3993.9 2011.4 2362.0
Burglary 753.9 339.5 430.4
Larceny 3045.9 1508.8 1694.0
Car Theft 194.2 163.1 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Kankakee

White
39.3% (10,233)
African American
39.3% (10,241)
American Indian
0.6% (144)
Asian
1.1% (279)
Hawaiian
0.0% (13)
Other
0.0% (12)
Two Or More
1.3% (339)
Hispanic
18.3% (4,775)
Race Kankakee IL USA
White 39.3% 61.9% 61.5%
African American 39.3% 14.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.6% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.1% 5.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.3% 1.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 18.3% 16.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Kankakee, Illinois

Less than $10,000
15.8% (411,368)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.5% (195,270)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.4% (374,918)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.7% (304,621)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.7% (356,693)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.6% (458,233)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.7% (252,549)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.4% (192,666)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.2% (31,243)
$200,000 or more
1.1% (28,639)
Income Kankakee IL USA
Less than $10,000 15.8% 6.9% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.5% 4.2% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.4% 9.3% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.7% 8.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.7% 12.3% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.6% 17.4% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.7% 12.7% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.4% 15.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.2% 6.5% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.1% 6.9% 6.3%

Gender in Kankakee

Female
50.3% (13,109)
Male
49.7% (12,926)
Gender Kankakee IL USA
Female 50.3% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 49.7% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Kankakee for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
11.2% (2,919)
9-12th Grade
13.5% (3,518)
High School / GED
33.6% (8,742)
Some College
24.0% (6,246)
Associate's Degree
5.6% (1,455)
Bachelor's Degree
7.2% (1,864)
Master's Degree
3.8% (987)
Professional Degree
0.5% (142)
Doctorate Degree
0.6% (159)
Education Kankakee IL USA
< 9th Grade 11.2% 5.2% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 13.5% 6.3% 7.2%
High School / GED 33.6% 26.3% 27.3%
Some College 24.0% 20.9% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 5.6% 7.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 7.2% 20.5% 19.1%
Master's Degree 3.8% 9.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.5% 2.2% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.6% 1.3% 1.4%

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